Sunday, 29 May 2011

Sunday in Vienna


To Demel's!
Mother and child
on a Sunday afternoon
in Vienna

Images and Text
© by Merisi


9 comments:

  1. Love the hat. It looks like Madeleine's Hat:
    "In an old house in Paris all covered in vines
    lived twelve little girls in two straight lines".

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  2. You can almost hear the mother scolding the child to put on her hat, to protect her fair northern complexion from sunburn! Carefree child and mother hen ...
    I do wish I could be heading to Demel's with them :))

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  3. I spent a brief time in Vienna on a Sunday afternoon with a wonderful mother and her four beautiful children.

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  4. I love the motion in this still photo.
    Let's name these characters...

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  5. What a charming child
    and what a splendid image!

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  6. Merisi, I loved your views through that rose, but have to admit that an invitation to visit Demel's has got my full attention. Perhaps this is a testimony to the supremacy of certain of our senses!

    In the past few days, summer temperatures have arrived in New York, well ahead of the calendar demarcation. Roses are blooming. I think that I might have missed the glories of lilac walk just north of the sheeps meadow in Central Park.

    Enough loitering just outside the door. Let's enter Demel's!

    xo

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  7. Zosia,
    oh, I love Madeleine, thank you! :-)

    Karen,
    oh yes, and it would be a loving "Come here, Poppet, you better put on that hat!" ;-)

    Badger,
    *smile*

    Charles Gramlich,
    exactly! ;-)

    Daisy,
    yes, we should!? Any suggestions?

    Elizabeth,
    every time I spot them, it warms my heart.

    Francis,
    Vienna is awash in roses, literally,
    and summer has arrived here, too.
    I was on my way to Demel's, must have missed you by a minute or two! ;-)

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